Mac OS X 10.6.x < 10.6.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 42434
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Synopsis

The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes various security issues.

Description

The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.6.x that is prior to 10.6.2.

Mac OS X 10.6.2 contains security fixes for the following products :

- Adaptive Firewall
- Apache
- Apache Portable Runtime
- Certificate Assistant
- CoreMedia
- CUPS
- Dovecot
- fetchmail
- file
- FTP Server
- Help Viewer
- ImageIO
- IOKit
- IPSec
- Kernel
- Launch Services
- libsecurity
- libxml
- Login Window
- OpenLDAP
- QuickDraw Manager
- QuickTime
- Screen Sharing
- Subversion

Solution

Upgrade to Mac OS X 10.6.2 or later.

See Also

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3937

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Nov/msg00000.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/18255

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 42434

File Name: macosx_10_6_2.nasl

Version: 1.33

Type: combined

Agent: macosx

Published: 11/9/2009

Updated: 7/16/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, os_fingerprint.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/9/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/9/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0023, CVE-2009-1191, CVE-2009-1195, CVE-2009-1574, CVE-2009-1632, CVE-2009-1890, CVE-2009-1891, CVE-2009-1955, CVE-2009-1956, CVE-2009-2202, CVE-2009-2203, CVE-2009-2285, CVE-2009-2408, CVE-2009-2409, CVE-2009-2411, CVE-2009-2412, CVE-2009-2414, CVE-2009-2416, CVE-2009-2666, CVE-2009-2798, CVE-2009-2799, CVE-2009-2808, CVE-2009-2810, CVE-2009-2818, CVE-2009-2820, CVE-2009-2823, CVE-2009-2825, CVE-2009-2830, CVE-2009-2832, CVE-2009-2834, CVE-2009-2835, CVE-2009-2836, CVE-2009-2837, CVE-2009-2839, CVE-2009-3235

BID: 34663, 35115, 35221, 35251, 35451, 35565, 35623, 35888, 35983, 36328, 36377, 36963, 36964, 36974, 36975, 36977, 36979, 36983, 36984, 36985, 36987, 36990

CWE: 16, 20, 79, 119, 189, 264, 310, 362, 399